EPPO Global Database

Corythucha arcuata(CRTHAR)

Distribution details in Turkey

Situation
Current pest situation evaluated by EPPO on the basis of information dated 2017: Present, restricted distribution
First recorded in: 2003
From CABI Pest map 695 (2007): Present, no details
Comments
First found in 2003 near Bolu (Black Sea region), and it then spread to nearby provinces (Black Sea, Marmara and Central Anatolia regions) on Quercus petraea, Q. pubescens and Q. robus.
References
* Dursun A, Fent M (2017) Annotated checklist of Tingidae (Hemiptera: Heteroptera) in Turkey with new records for the faunas of Europe and Turkish Thrace. Zootaxa 4347(3), 465-491.
------- Found in both European and Asian parts of Turkey.

* Mutun S, Ceyhan Z, Sözen C (2009) Invasion by the oak lace bug, Corythucha arcuata (Say) (Heteroptera: Tingidae), in Turkey. Turkish Journal of Zoology 33(3), 263-268.
Situation in neighbouring countries
Country State Status
Bulgaria Present, widespread view...
Greece Present, no details view...
Iran Present, few occurrences view...